Wed 27th Mar 2019

Ready, steady event

with Sarah Houlden at Starthearn Eventing
3 x 1hr sessions open to anyone wanting to simulate an event day under training guidance. Ride a dressage test with feedback from the judge, walk and ride a course of showjumps (hopefully on grass), plus XC with water, ditches, steps, banks etc.

Cost: £75 - only 8 places available

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Thu 28th Mar 2019

Cross Country Clinic

with Martin Arnott at Lindores Equestrian
Martin Arnott holds his UKCC Level 3 in both showjumping and eventing. He has show jumped Internationally at 4* level and ridden to 3* eventing. His clinics are suitable for all ages and levels from beginners to experienced riders. Adults and children welcome. The permanent cross country course at Lindores Equestrian features a huge range of fences from 30cm up to 1.10m making it the ideal training venue whatever level you are riding at. To book please send Lindores a message stating which clinic you would like to attend, what height you are happy jumping and please include your email address.

Cost: Group lessons £45 per person including course hire.

Contact: Email:equestrian@lindores.co.uk

Sat 30th Mar to Sun 31st Mar 2019

Cross Country Training

with William Blane at Auchlishie, DD8 4LS
William is a fellow of the BHS, which is the highest qualification offered by them, has himself competed at Badminton and Burghley and is a BE Mastercoach.... just a few strings to his bow! A lesson with William is really an unforgettable experience which will leave you brimming with confidence and a huge smile on your face.

Cost: £40 for a group lesson

Contact: Auchlishie Eventing on Yard@auchlishie.co.uk

Sun 31st Mar 2019

XC training 80(T) to BE100

with Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing

Cross country training indoors, working in groups of approximately 4 for 1 hour to prepare for the coming season. This training is suitable for all levels from wobbleberry riders/BE 80(T) BE 90 and BE 100. A great chance to train on good old turf before the 2019 season begins.

Sarah is a BE Accredited Coach, EFI Level 2, UKCC Level 3. She has an honours degree in International Agriculture and Equine Business Management. She is the only Scottish Coach to be chosen by British Eventing and put forward for the Elite Coaching for Excellence programme funded by BEF. She successfully runs Strathearn Eventing in Perthshire with her parents and is a popular, sought after coach. She was on the British Pony Three Day Event Team 3 times, winning team gold and bronze medals in Italy, Holland and Germany. Goosey Lucy represented Britain in Juniors winning in Ireland and Dallamore, a homebred advanced mare, was a member of the Rural Riders 2* team, winning Gold.


Cost: £45.00/horse - BE Members & £49.50/horse - Non BE Members

Contact: Suzy Dun on 07506291018

Tue 2nd Apr 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Thu 4th Apr 2019

Cross Country Clinic

with Martin Arnott at Lindores Equestrian
Martin Arnott holds his UKCC Level 3 in both showjumping and eventing. He has show jumped Internationally at 4* level and ridden to 3* eventing. His clinics are suitable for all ages and levels from beginners to experienced riders. Adults and children welcome. The permanent cross country course at Lindores Equestrian features a huge range of fences from 30cm up to 1.10m making it the ideal training venue whatever level you are riding at. To book please send Lindores a message stating which clinic you would like to attend, what height you are happy jumping and please include your email address.

Cost: Group lessons £45 per person including course hire.

Contact: Email:equestrian@lindores.co.uk

Sat 6th Apr to Sun 7th Apr 2019

Using the NEFRC show jumps for winter training

with Feel free to organise a group and bring your own instructor! The only caveat is they must be fully insured. Viv is also available to teach and is offering members a discounted rate of £10 for a private or £15 for a group (in addition to arena hire fees) at Ovenstone
Once again, Ovenstone are kindly looking after our club jumps and are prepared to build lovely courses at the weekends for you to play on! This will be a great way to get winter jumping practice on a great surface! Courses will be set up on Friday night in the Ovenstone outdoor arena, and you can book time directly with Viv and David. All you need to do is let them know your membership number at the time of booking. To find out your membership number, please contact a committee member or email the club. The course will be available from 7am to 9pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Cost: NEFRC members will be £10 per hour for the first horse then £5 per additional member where multiple sharing (max 4). £20 for sole private use. Non-Members are also welcome: £15 per hour for the first horse and £5 each subsequent horse (max 4). £25 per hour for sole private use.

Contact: Ovenstone Equine – 07816 394199 / 01333 720275

Sat 6th Apr 2019

Xc training (50cm-85cm)

with Julie Spiers at Lindores
Come along and enjoy a group lesson out on the fabulous XC training course. Heights for all... superb facilities and a wide variety of fences. Great place to bring baby horses for their first xc experience, or the more experienced for a tune up for the season. Focus will be on building confidence of both horse and rider, and improving xc riding technique. Lessons will be 3 or 4 riders per group for 1.5 hours. You can book as a group, or an individual. For a booking form, please email/text. Please note, 48 hours minimum notice required in case of cancellation, otherwise booking fee will not be returned. Unless your space can be filled.

Cost: £45/rider

Contact: juliespeirs@hotmail.com or 07737 524508

Tue 9th Apr 2019

Ros Canter Clinic

with Ros Canter at Rockrose
1hr groups sessions of 3 riders - with reigning World Champion - she had a stellar season in 2018 clinching third at both Badmington and Luhmuhlen, and fifth at Pau as well as her double gold in Tryon. Please advise height you are jumping at in the notes section of your booking

Cost: £65/rider (groups of 3)

Contact: clinics@rockroseequestrian.com

Thu 11th Apr 2019

Cross Country Clinic

with Martin Arnott at Lindores Equestrian
Martin Arnott holds his UKCC Level 3 in both showjumping and eventing. He has show jumped Internationally at 4* level and ridden to 3* eventing. His clinics are suitable for all ages and levels from beginners to experienced riders. Adults and children welcome. The permanent cross country course at Lindores Equestrian features a huge range of fences from 30cm up to 1.10m making it the ideal training venue whatever level you are riding at. To book please send Lindores a message stating which clinic you would like to attend, what height you are happy jumping and please include your email address.

Cost: Group lessons £45 per person including course hire.

Contact: Email:equestrian@lindores.co.uk

Fri 12th Apr to Sun 14th Apr 2019

Have a go at eventing camp

with TCS at Auchlishie
The cost of the camp includes 2 nights stabling, all meals, evening entertainment and 5 lessons (one dressage, two show jumping and two cross country).

Cost: £230

Contact: 01575 574458

Fri 12th Apr to Sun 14th Apr 2019

Training clinic

with James Munro at Brownhills, near St Andrews
Flatwork and SJ lessons available. James is happy to suit all levels.

Cost: TBC

Contact: Clare Peddie on FB

Sat 13th Apr 2019

Dressage/Jumping Clinic

with Erik Mackechnie-Guire at Ovenstone

CLINIC BOOKING WILL BE ONLINE ONLY

Erik is a World Class coach with para dressage and has been involved with Team GB since the run up to the Sydney Olympics in 2000. He is also on the Equestrian Elite Coach Apprenticeship Program (a scheme open to coaches with experience at senior level or above) and has trained, ridden and coached to National and International level. Erik chairs the BHS Training Committee and is an excellent coach, he will happily teach all levels (from walk/trot and upwards!) so don't let his credentials put you off!


Cost: £46 for private 45min lesson or £36 for shared (2 people) 45min lesson. Only advance payment secures your place!

Contact: Sheilann

Mon 15th Apr 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Tue 16th Apr 2019

Indoor XC training

with Eric Smiley FBHS at SNEC
Back in Scotland by popular demand, event rider and coach Eric Smiley FBHS is an International Judge and regular Ground Jury member. He coached the Belgian eventing team for the 2012 Olympics and has regularly represented Ireland at championship level. His hallmark is sound jumping training as explained in his books “Look … No Hands!” and “Two Brains - One Aim”. A passionate and enthusiastic teacher, Eric has conducted clinics around the world from the continent of America to Dubai and South Africa to Denmark. He brings a unique blend of competition experience and education to an audience of all levels. Do not miss a unique opportunity to be taught by this outstanding horseman and one of the best jumping and cross country trainers in the world!

Cost: £45/rider (groups of 3)

Contact: BHS Scotland

Sun 21st Apr 2019

Polework for members

with Kay Gebbie at Parknowe, near Dairsie
Pole work encourages your horse to become more rhythmic and balanced, while adding interest to your flat work. It also helps you develop and improve your own eye, timing and balance, as a rider. Pole work has benefits for horses in all disciplines. It is very helpful when it comes to strengthening your horse, particularly through the hind end. The poles are used in walk, trot and canter and help the horse to maintain a balanced, rhythmic pace with plenty of energy and flexion. Lessons at 10-11am & 11-12noon. Please note that any horse attending must have up to date equine flu vaccinations. Book through club entries.

Cost: £20

Contact: https://clubentries.com/nefiferc/index.php

Mon 22nd Apr 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

Mon 22nd Apr 2019

XC training over a BE course

with Sarah Houlden at Forgandenny Horse Trials
Opportunity to school XC over flagged competition course, correct mistakes or build confidence trying new level.

Cost: TBC

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Sun 28th Apr 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Balcormo Stud

Cost: TBC

Wed 1st May 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Tue 7th May 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Wed 15th May 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Tue 21st May 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Sat 25th May to Mon 27th May 2019

Area 22 Camp

with Various at Auchlishie
Adult camp with your horse - amazing fun and memories to make. Flat, SJj & XC lessons for ALL levels.

Cost: £180

Contact: Jacqui McAdam

Wed 29th May 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Tue 4th Jun 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Tue 4th Jun 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Fri 7th Jun to Sun 9th Jun 2019

Have a go at eventing camp

with TCS at Auchlishie
The cost of the camp includes 2 nights stabling, all meals, evening entertainment and 5 lessons (one dressage, two show jumping and two cross country).

Cost: £230

Contact: 01575 574458

Wed 12th Jun 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Mon 17th Jun 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

Tue 18th Jun 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Wed 26th Jun 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Tue 2nd Jul 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Wed 10th Jul 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Tue 16th Jul 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Wed 24th Jul 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Tue 30th Jul 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Kinnaird Farm, near Dairsie

Cost: TBC

Wed 7th Aug 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Mon 12th Aug 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

Tue 13th Aug 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Fri 16th Aug to Sun 18th Aug 2019

Have a go at eventing camp

with TCS at Auchlishie
The cost of the camp includes 2 nights stabling, all meals, evening entertainment and 5 lessons (one dressage, two show jumping and two cross country).

Cost: £230

Contact: 01575 574458

Wed 21st Aug 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Tue 27th Aug 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Wed 4th Sep 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at Club field, Balcormo

Cost: TBC

Tue 24th Sep 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at TBC

Cost: TBC

Mon 7th Oct 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

Wed 9th Oct 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at TBC

Cost: TBC

Tue 22nd Oct 2019

Instruction for members

with TBC at TBC

Cost: TBC

Calendar view (Riding club events in green, others in blue)